John joined our team in 2017 having worked previously in a private legal practice in Sligo since qualifying as a solicitor in 2012. John advises clients across a wide range of corporate governance issues including regulatory and statutory compliance with the Companies Act, 2014 and provides company secretarial advise and support in a wide range of corporate transactions including company formations, applications for charitable status, company wind downs, company restructures, share purchases, share subscriptions, shareholder agreements and general corporate governance. John is a keen outdoor enthusiast, most notably open water swimming having completed numerous open water swims including a relay crossing of the English Channel in 2016. John is also competes at Masters level in the sport of Surflifesaving and has represented his club and county at national events. John is a recent graduate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Chartered Secretarial qualification programme and is a qualified solicitor having qualified with the Law Society in 2012.